The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2nd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 60 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 11 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.97% 1.68% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.75% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 12
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,200 £25,450
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,125
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +3.62%
2nd Line Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
545 514 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.67% 95.72% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 382 487 423
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support in the job title across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Northampton region.

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited 2nd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support in their job title.

1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
6 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) LANDesk
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
7 5 (19.23%) XenServer
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (19.23%) MobileIron
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) MS Office
8 4 (15.38%) SAN
8 4 (15.38%) VMware
8 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (11.54%) Finance
9 3 (11.54%) MCP
10 2 (7.69%) C#
10 2 (7.69%) Java
10 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
10 2 (7.69%) LAN
10 2 (7.69%) OO

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited 2nd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) Facilities Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
2 5 (19.23%) XenServer
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 5 (19.23%) LANDesk
3 5 (19.23%) MobileIron
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago